‘Avengers: Infinity War’ smashes first weekend collection records of these films of 2018

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Trust Hollywood to come up with films that not only has mind-boggling content but also poses the power of shattering all box –office records and they will never fail you. We are pretty sure that by now you must have guessed which film we are talking about. Yes its ‘Avengers: Infinity War’.


One of the biggest superhero films of all time ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ has left behind almost every film at the Box-office with its first weekend collection. Within three days this Marvel Comics superhero flick has broken the first weekend collection record of top 5 Bollywood films of 2018 so far.(Also Read: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ takes the biggest opening of 2018 at the box office!)

This Hollywood flick has already recorded a gross box office collection of Rs. 120.9 crore in its opening weekend! Whereas, the opening collection of this year’s top four Hindi films so far ‘Baaghi 2’(73.10), ‘Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety’ (26.57), ‘Pad Man’(40.05) and ‘Padmaavat’(114.0) is nothing as compared to ‘Avengers: Infinity War’.

With an ensemble of stars like Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans and Mark Ruffalo among several other this Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest project, had a Rs 94.3 crore net box office collection in three days, making it the “biggest weekend for any Hollywood film in India”.

Bikram Duggal- Head of Studio Entertainment, Disney India, in a statement to IANS said,”The opening weekend numbers are a testament to ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ creating a cinematic milestone. The success goes to show the ever increasing fan base and the pop culture phenomena that Marvel as a brand enjoys in India.”

It’s a no brainer that film will very soon surpass the lifetime collection of all Bollywood films.

 

Salman Khan's 'Race 3' earns up to 142 crore at the box-office

Salman Khan's 'Race 3' earns up to 142 crore at the box-office

Choreographer-director Remo D’Souza’s action thriller ‘Race 3’ starring superstar Salman Khan has successfully completed eight days at the box office. The Eid bonanza of Salman is making the most of the fact that this Friday no other film was released. ‘Race 3’ is expected to have a smooth run at the box office and earn few more crore until Ranbir Kapoor‘s ‘Sanju’ hits the theatre on June 29.

The film that had minted around 132.50 crores nett until two days back, has now added few more crores to its collection on the eighth day. According to a report in trade magazine Box office India, the film’s total collection so far is 142.50 crore nett. It is being reported that the film’s collection dropped around 40%.


However, ‘Race 3’ has already recovered its budget, as the satellite rights of the film had been sold for a whopping 130 crore, a price which is way more than the film’sbudget. The makers of this action thriller are already rejoicing the fact that their film earned 100 crores in just 3 days. (Also Read:Check out all the pictures and videos from Salman Khan’s Dabangg Reloaded Tour)

Happy with the success of this third installation of the hit ‘Race’ franchise, the makers are already planning for the fourth part which will once again feature Salman Khan in the lead role.

Also starring Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Saqib Saleem and Daisy Shah in pivotal roles, the film had hit the silver screens on June 15.

Salman Khan's 'Race 3' mints around Rs 132 crores at the box office

Salman Khan's 'Race 3' mints around Rs 132 crores at the box office

Superstar Salman Khan‘s latest film ‘Race 3’ is slowly and steadily inching towards the 200 crore club. This Remo D’Souza’s directorial though received a mixed response from the critics, the audience, however, seems to have loved this action-thriller starring their all-time favourite Bhaijaan Salman. According to a report in Box Office India, ‘Race 3’ has minted around 132.50 crores nett.


Apparently, the earnings of the film took a dip after its first weekend, however, the total first week earning of the film is expected to be around 138-140 crore. (Also Read:Salman Khan’s ‘Race 3 surpasses ‘Baaghi 2’ to become the HIGHEST weekend opener!)

Interestingly the film has already recovered its budget, as the satellite rights of the film had been sold for a whopping 130 crore, a price which is way more than the film’s budget. The makers of the film were over the moon as the film earned 100 crores in just 3 days. Also the fact that this Friday with no film being released will work in the film’s favor.

Today we came across a video on Instagram whereby Salman Khan is seen thanking his fans for showering their love on ‘Race 3’. You can check out the actor’s video below:

Keeping up with the tradition of treating his audience with his films on Eid, Salman Khan’s ‘Race 3’ that also featured Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Daisy Shah and Saqib Saleem hit the silver screens on June 15 last week.

Looking at the success of the film at the box office, reportedly the makers of the film are planning to make the fourth installment of the film which will once again feature our very own Salman Khan.

The actor has already kick-started his Da-Bangg tour with Daisy Shah, Jacqueline Fernandez, Sonakshi Sinha and Katrina Kaif. After the Da-Bangg tour, the actor will begin shooting for ‘Bharat’ which also features Priyanka Chopra and Disha Patani in lead roles.